Solfège Classes

We are delighted to announce the return of our Solfège Classes!

 

We will be running an 8-week term, beginning on Monday 14th October - 9th December 2019. Classes will take place in DCU St. Patrick's Campus.

Due to expressed interest from our members and participants at our Summer Course this year, there will be two classes. A Beginner class will run from 7-8pm, and an Intermediate class will run from 8-9pm.

We are very excited to welcome

Ciara Coleman as our Tutor for this Term.

To express interest and to receive more information please email: kodalyireland@gmail.com

Or if you are already decided on signing up, you can apply directly via our Goggle Forms link below! 

Please note that the deadline to sign up for these classes is FRIDAY 11th October at 12 noon. 

A music graduate of Trinity College Dublin, Ciara Coleman undertook two years of postgraduate training at the Kodály Institute in Hungary, graduating with distinction in her Masters in Kodály Music Pedagogy. She specialised in choral conducting under Prof. Peter Erdei, and her studies in Hungary were supported by the Arts Council of Ireland.

 

From 2011 until 2017, Ciara gained extensive experience as a freelance choral conductor and music educator in Scotland. During this time, Ciara worked as a conductor and musicianship tutor with the Edinburgh branch of the National Youth Choir of Scotland. She designed a Kodály-based practical musicianship programme for the adult education programme at the University of Edinburgh, and taught choir and aural skills at the City of Edinburgh Music School. Returning to Ireland in 2017, Ciara gained her secondary school music teaching certification, graduating with distinction in the Professional Masters of Education at Trinity College. She has recently been appointed to the staff of Presto Project, an El Sistema programme based at St Ultan’s School in Dublin. Ciara continues to work as Director of Musicianship on the annual residential course of the National Girls Choir of Scotland, and since 2017 she has served on the faculty of the Colorado Kodály Institute, teaching conducting and choir on the Masters in Music Education at Colorado State University.

Ciara Coleman

The KSI are delighted to announce the Tutor for this term as Ciara Coleman,

a wonderful musician and music educator. 

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